Police ID man who died in overnight shooting after being driven to precinct

Police ID man who died in overnight shooting after being driven to precinct

BIRMINGHAM, AL (WBRC) - Police are investigating an overnight shooting that left one person dead.

Police say the shooting happened around 12:39 a.m. on Parkway East, but the victim, 28-year-old Carltez Clark, was driven to the East Precinct on Red Lane Road.

Police initially listed Clark’s age as 18.

Police say that Clark was shot while he was a passenger in a car heading towards Center Point. Investigators believe the shooting was random, noting that a similar shooting happened on Springville Road 10 minutes before.

The suspect in Clark’s shooting is only described as a black male in a black mid size car.

Clark told the driver to drive to the precinct.

Paramedics pronounced him dead at the scene.

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